Distinguishing Part/Whole relationships
“The Whole Is More Than The Sum Of Its Parts”
to your child as you point out parts of larger objects (e.g., wheels of a car,
nose of a person, tail of a horse, legs of a chair, door of a car).
Present your child with various
objects or pictures (especially his favorite toys, animals, and photographs of
Use a Mr. Potato Head as it has many
removable body parts (point to each and name them).
Talk about the many different parts of
a person, toy, or object.
As you present these objects to your
child have him touch the different parts of the item as you label them.